Canton Public Library
Serving Madison County, Mississippi
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A Branch of the Madison County Library System

Hours and Contact

102 Priestley St.
Canton, MS 39046

Monday and Wednesday: 9-6
Tuesday and Thursday: 9-7
Friday: 9-5 and
Saturday: 9-5

Telephone:(601) 859-3202
Fax: (601) 859-2728
Branch Manager: Christine Greenwood

About the Library
The Canton Public Library (your library) is currently housed in an impressive brick building, with a spacious interior and an inviting atmosphere. Located at 102 Priestley Street in Canton, Mississippi, the library is a valued institution for the community’s informational and cultural needs. When it comes to delivering satisfactory customer service, our staff is top notch. We provide a variety of reference services to help you find answers such as: access electronic databases for research, how to use law books to address legal problems, seeking answers on medical and genealogical issues and a host of other queries. The Canton Library provides resources and access to archival/local history, audio CDs, as well as adult and juvenile DVDs. We also offer a variety of programs and classes for people of all ages. Whether you’re a 1st grade Lego fan, a teen looking for something to do, an adult looking for an educational event, or a senior who enjoys quilting together with friends, the Canton library has something to offer you. Check our Calendar below for all upcoming programs and events.